(Law) To gain as compensation or reparation.
To recover losses, etc.
To regain health, vigor, or good spirits:
To bring back to an original or normal condition:
To develop youthful topographic features in (a previously leveled area).
To get better; improve, esp. in health
(Dated) To use or employ to good purpose; to turn to profitable account.
To collect one's vital powers or forces; to regain health or consciousness; to recuperate.
To become better; improve:
To grow worse; degenerate:
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